This programme develops skills in the critical study of musical instruments, and familiarises students with the examination of historic instruments, and with the evaluation of documentary information sources and iconography.
You will learn the history and relevant literature of the most important instruments of western art music. You will be able to examine historic instruments, carry out research and draw conclusions about their operation.
A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in music.
We may consider your application if you have a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a subject related to musical instruments, such as physics, and you have an understanding of music theory.
Part time (day)
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Edinburgh College of Art